20,000 spectators pack out Promenade park in Maldon waiting for the start of the annual mud race.
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Patchy rain in south overnight. Occasionally bright on Monday.
Police patrols are continuing in Cromer. Businesses say they are open as usual but there were reports of fresh trouble in the town earlier